(NewsNation) — Escaped inmate Casey White is now again in Alabama. The capital homicide suspect and previous fugitive was once showing in a distinct court docket listening to.
Lauderdale County Sheriff Rick Singleton stated a pass judgement on was once put on standby for White’s arraignment Tuesday evening.
As he entered the courthouse, journalists requested Casey White if he beloved Vicky White, the past due corrections officer accused of helping his get away, however he didn’t resolution.
Once the listening to ends, Singleton stated, White will then be taken to the Alabama Department of Correction, no longer the county prison investigators say he escaped from on April 29 with assist from Vicky White.
White was once transported to Florence, Alabama, from Evansville, Indiana, the place he was once captured Monday after a rollover crash.
Investigators discovered the couple sporting $29,000 in money, 4 handguns and an AR-15 rifle. They have been ready for a shootout after they have been captured, consistent with Vanderburgh County, Indiana Sheriff Dave Wedding.
After trailing them via 3 states, the U.S. Marshals Service tracked Casey White and Vicky White to a motel throughout from the sheriff’s place of business in Evansville on Monday. The duo took off after they noticed government there, main U.S. marshals and the Vanderburgh County Sheriff’s Office on a chase that ended within the rollover crash initiated via a pit maneuver via investigators.
Investigators say Vicky White shot herself on the scene and was once rushed to the health facility. Vanderburgh County Coroner Steve Lockyear showed to a NewsNation associate that Vicky White died via suicide.
Wedding stated Casey White confirmed no regret over the dying of Vicky White, who government stated he shared a distinct dating with for the previous two years. Wedding stated Casey White additionally advised investigators after his seize that “he was probably going to have a shootout at the stake of both of them losing their lives.” The sheriff endured that the crash initiated via a pit maneuver most likely “saved many lives.”
“We believe that they were leaving room 150 for good and traveling elsewhere,” Wedding stated right through an look Tuesday evening on NewsNation’s “Banfield.”
Wedding additionally stated he believes the couple had tenting tools with them.
At the time of his get away, Casey White was once charged with capital homicide for a dangerous stabbing and was once already serving a 75-year sentence for a 2015 crime spree that concerned a house invasion, carjacking and police chase.
“I spoke to her mother. Her mother has been extremely distraught over the last several days, very stressed out,” Singleton stated on NewsNation’s “Banfield,” regarding Vicky White’s mom.
“They’re good people, and you know, they are just as shocked as the rest of us that her daughter would do something like this,” Singleton added.
It is unclear who gets the cash that Casey and Vicky left at the back of right through the police pursuit, then again, Casey’s mom will be the following particular person in line as soon as it’s launched, consistent with Singleton.